music genre

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Noun1.music genre - an expressive style of musicmusic genre - an expressive style of music  
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
African-American music, black music - music created by African-American musicians; early forms were songs that had a melodic line and a strong rhythmic beat with repeated choruses
classical, classical music, serious music - traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste
crossover - the appropriation of a new style (especially in popular music) by combining elements of different genres in order to appeal to a wider audience; "a jazz-classical crossover album"
church music, religious music - genre of music composed for performance as part of religious ceremonies
marching music, march - genre of music written for marching; "Sousa wrote the best marches"
popular music, popular music genre - any genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)
expressive style, style - a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period; "all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper"
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The famous logo has been transformed into a colourful animation of the Studio for Electronic Music, the pioneering studio that mixed electronically synthesised sounds into a new genre of music.
She paid a glowing tribute to her teachers, she said who got training in Opera, can sing in any genre of music.
Campus Classicals is aimed at exposing music students and talents within Nigeria's higher institutions to practical classical music and other genre of music beyond their immediate learning environment and interface with their counterparts from other institutions by bringing participating schools/students to national and international limelight.
The two artists conclude by encouraging their fans and people to continue appreciating this genre of music. "People should listen to jazz because it is perhaps the only music that chronicles our story as a people in a timeless manner.
The singer held several concerts in various cultural places in Egypt and succeeded in achieving a fan base that appreciates the genre of music she offers.
The festival which will be held from the 11-17th of February, is a must go spot for anyone in love with Jazz and for anyone looking to learn about a genre of music so integrally tied with our history.
Naperville residents may vote for a park among several options in specific geographical areas of the city and a preferred genre of music for the concert, including rock, oldies, R&B, jazz, pop and country.
Qawali is at the heart of our family traditions and my ancestors have worked hard to develop this genre of music and introduce it to the world.
Streamed 300+ artists across nearly every genre of music, including Wiz Khalifa, Travis Scott, T-Pain, Shawn Mendes, Katy Perry, Demi Lovato, Jessie J, The Killers, Jack White, Muse, Deadmau5 and hundreds of others.
They found Port Jackson sharks would swim towards spots where they played jazz more than any other genre of music. Port Jackson is in Sydney, Australia.
He has been popularising the kizomba genre of music in both Africa and the West.
She paid a glowing tribute to her teachers for training her in Opera singing, adding that anybody getting training in Opera, can sing in any genre of music.